Tag Archives: non-fatal shootings

BOSTON CELEBRATES AS POLICE GRAB SUSPECT – Sunday April 21 2013

– “We got him” – with that, authorities delivered on their promise to bring the suspects of the Boston Marathon bombings, identified as young, radicalised, Chechen Americans, to swift justice. With one brother dead and the other being treated for … Continue reading

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BIKIE LINK PROBED IN SHOOTING – Friday March 29 2013

– Police are investigating whether bikies are linked to the shooting of a man in Melbourne’s inner north. Up to nine shots were fired, with two bullets wounding a 30-year-old man who was with his girlfriend when confronted by two … Continue reading

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LAW AND DISORDER: SHOOTINGS, A STANDOFF AND A KIDNAP PLOT – Sunday March 10 2013

– Shootings, a foiled kidnapping and a checkpoint standoff – separate incidents involving different motorcycle gangs – have kept Victoria Police busy since Friday night. Up to six gunshots were fired at a house in a drive-by shooting in Melbourne’s … Continue reading

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FEARS THAT BENDIGO FIRE WILL IGNITE BIKIE WAR AS GANGS WEIGH UP FIGHT – Saturday 9 2013

– Police are investigating whether a suspicious fire at a Bendigo motorcycle gang’s clubhouse is the first strike in a feared bikie war. The fire, which ignited early on Friday morning, destroyed the headquarters of the Satan’s Soldiers – a … Continue reading

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FEAR OF GANGS FEUD RAISES DOOMSDAY SCENARIO – Wednesday March 6 2013

– In the world of outlaw motorcycle gangs there are tiffs, spats and feuds. And then there are full-blown bikie wars in which innocent bystanders tend to become crime statistics. On Tuesday, police took the extraordinary step of warning the … Continue reading

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POLICE BRACED FOR BLOODY BIKIE WAR – Wednesday March 6 2013

– Guns for hire are flooding into Victoria as a bloody feud between bikie gangs threatens to erupt. Senior police say that while the attempted murder of Bandidos’ sergeant-at-arms Toby Mitchell on Friday has raised fears of a war with … Continue reading

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BIKIES GO TO WAR – Wednesday March 6 2013

– A full-scale war was looming between rival bikie gangs the Hells Angels and the Bandidos, police warned yesterday. “The threat is real,” Assistant Commissioner Stephen Fontana said. “The thing that concerns us is that it plays out in a … Continue reading

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TOP BANDIDO SHOT IN AMBUSH – Sunday March 3 2013

– Bandidos motorcycle club enforcer Toby Mitchell has survived a second attempt on his life after he was ambushed on Friday night and his car riddled with bullets at a Melton industrial estate. Victoria police has refused to confirm the … Continue reading

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